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36th Annual Environmental Law Update 2024

Product ID: CA3675M
Presented By: State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE

Co-produced with the Environmental Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin

Earth to Wisconsin

With federal and state changes to water law, the introduction of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ hazardous waste rule package, new due diligence requirements, and more, there’s lots to catch up with in environmental law. Stay informed on legislative changes, regulatory issues, and recent case law with the 36th Annual Environmental Law Update.

Get up to speed on the most pressing environmental issues with analysis and insights from seasoned practitioners, as they take you through the latest developments regarding:

  • Recently promulgated federal drinking water regulations for PFAS and lead
  • Fresh Wisconsin case law on water law, including cases to watch on appeal
  • Updated Wisconsin landfill regulations
  • Requirements for phase I environmental site assessments
  • How the environmental consulting industry has adapted to new due diligence requirements
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In-person seminar - Madison
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Pricing

Member $249.00

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Credits

7 CLE, 1 EPR

Date and Time

Thursday, September 12, 20248:15 AM - 4:30 PM CT

Add to Calendar 9/12/2024 8:15:00 AM 9/12/2024 4:30:00 PM America/Chicago 36th Annual Environmental Law Update 2024

Co-produced with the Environmental Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin

Earth to Wisconsin

With federal and state changes to water law, the introduction of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ hazardous waste rule package, new due diligence requirements, and more, there’s lots to catch up with in environmental law. Stay informed on legislative changes, regulatory issues, and recent case law with the 36th Annual Environmental Law Update.

Get up to speed on the most pressing environmental issues with analysis and insights from seasoned practitioners, as they take you through the latest developments regarding:

  • Recently promulgated federal drinking water regulations for PFAS and lead
  • Fresh Wisconsin case law on water law, including cases to watch on appeal
  • Updated Wisconsin landfill regulations
  • Requirements for phase I environmental site assessments
  • How the environmental consulting industry has adapted to new due diligence requirements
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Co-produced with the Environmental Law Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin

Earth to Wisconsin

With federal and state changes to water law, the introduction of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ hazardous waste rule package, new due diligence requirements, and more, there’s lots to catch up with in environmental law. Stay informed on legislative changes, regulatory issues, and recent case law with the 36th Annual Environmental Law Update.

Get up to speed on the most pressing environmental issues with analysis and insights from seasoned practitioners, as they take you through the latest developments regarding:

  • Recently promulgated federal drinking water regulations for PFAS and lead
  • Fresh Wisconsin case law on water law, including cases to watch on appeal
  • Updated Wisconsin landfill regulations
  • Requirements for phase I environmental site assessments
  • How the environmental consulting industry has adapted to new due diligence requirements
Read More ↓

Program Chair:

David P. Ruetz
von Briesen & Roper, S.C.
Milwaukee

Presenters:

Sumudu Atapattu
University of Wisconsin Law School
Madison

Catherine Baerwald
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Madison

Evan Feinauer
Clean Wisconsin
Madison

D’Arcy Gravelle
Key Engineering Group, Ltd.
West Bend

Christopher J. Jaekels
Amundsen Davis LLC
Milwaukee

Tressie K. Kamp
Wisconsin Department of Justice
Madison

Jodi Arndt Labs
Conway, Olejniczak & Jerry, S.C.
Green Bay

Steven Little
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Madison

Jessica C. Mederson
Stafford Rosenbaum LLP
Madison

Molly McNab
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Milwaukee

Todd E. Palmer
Michael Best & Friedrich, LLP
Madison

Timothy J. Pierce
State Bar of Wisconsin
Madison

David Strifling
Marquette University Law School
Milwaukee

J. Wesley Webendorfer
DeWitt LLP
Madison

8:15 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

David P. Ruetz

8:30 a.m. Keynote Address – Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources Deputy Secretary Steven Little

9:00 a.m. Air Update

  • Recent Clean Air Act regulations
  • Litigation developments
  • Enforcement trends

Todd E. Palmer

10:00 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. Climate Change Panel Discussion

Moderator: Tressie K. Kamp Panelists: Prof. Sumudu Atapattu, Prof. David Strifling, Jessica C. Mederson

11:15 a.m. Water Update

  • Recently promulgated federal drinking water regulations for PFAS and lead, and Wisconsin's state implementation process;
  • Summary of recent Wisconsin water law cases, including both cases with final decisions and cases to watch as they continue on appeal;
  • State regulations and legislation of note, including rulemaking to update Wisconsin's antidegradation policy, consistent with the Clean Water Act.

Molly McNab, Evan Feinauer

12:15 p.m. Networking Lunch Break – All Welcome

1:15 p.m. Ethics for the Wisconsin Lawyer

Jodi Arndt Labs, Christopher J. Jaekels, Timothy J. Pierce

2:15 p.m. Hazardous Waste Update

  • WDNR’s Proposed Hazardous Waste Rules (NR 660-679, Wis. Adm. Code)
  • Modernizing the “Ignitable Liquids” Determination
  • Universal Waste Requirements

Catherine Baerwald, J. Wesley Webendorfer

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. Environmental Due Diligence Update

  • The ASTM E1527-21 requirements for Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • How the Environmental Consulting Industry has adapted to the ASTM E152721 requirements

David P. Ruetz, D’Arcy Gravelle

4:30 p.m. Program Concludes

  • Know the latest legal developments pertaining to air, water, and hazardous waste
  • Hear directly from the Deputy Secretary of the WDNR about current environmental concerns in the Badger State
  • Participate in a panel discussion on climate change
  • Hear updates on standards and best practices for environmental due diligence
  • Conquer ethical challenges unique to environmental law practice
  • Environmental lawyers
  • Agriculture lawyers
  • Real estate lawyers
  • Construction lawyers
  • Government and municipal lawyers

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The Environmental Law Section is pleased to offer 3 scholarships to attend the 36th Annual Environmental Law Update in person or via live webcast on Thursday, September 12, 2024. Find more information on scholarship eligibility and the application here. The deadline to apply is Friday, August 23. Questions? Please contact Section Coordinator Kara Olson.

It’s the taco the town!

Attend the in-person seminar for a special opportunity to meet and chat with presenters and fellow attendees at a complimentary taco bar luncheon sponsored by the State Bar’s Environmental Law Section.

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